Quiet Croatia beach resort
Slano is a small, quiet fishing village on a fine, deep bay backed by wooded hills, 20 miles north of Dubrovnik, and around 75 minutes from Dubrovnik airport - Ideal for those looking for a peaceful, uncomplicated holiday away from the bigger crowds in the larger, livelier resorts. For most visitors, the series of beaches and swimming platforms, and the village harbour with its waterfront cafes and bars the attraction of Slano. Accommodation includes small campsites, self-catering apartments and beach hotels and the nightlife is largely confined to entertainment in the local hotels, however the resort also offers a selection of superior bars and restaurants.
The crystal-clear Adriatic
Slano's beaches are lapped by the gorgeously clear Adriatic and provide ideal conditions for relaxed swimming and snorkelling. Take an excursion to the well-known resorts on the Makarska Riviera, the beach resorts of Orebic and Mlini, and fascinating islands like Korcula. Sailing is a great way to explore the coastline between Slano and Dubrovnik marina. Visiting in early or late-season will mean you will have the quieter beaches virtually to yourself.
Visit wonderful Dubrovnik
Walkers and cyclists will enjoy the attractive surrounding countryside with its olive groves, vineyards, fruit orchards and tobacco plantations. You should include an excursion into the delightful surrounding agricultural countryside. It would be well worth visiting the wonderful, historic city of Dubrovnik as well. Regular buses link Slano beach with Dubrovnik.
Weather in Slano
Summer temperatures will reach up to 30C and nine hours of hot sunshine is the norm. Slano is blessed with a mild climate even during the short winter months and rainfall is distributed evenly throughout the year. Humidity levels are low even during the summer months making for a more comfortable climate. The Dubrovnik Riviera is known for its winds but these tend to stick to the late autumn to early spring months.
All inclusive holidays in Slano
All inclusive holiday packages will provide you with value for money accommodation. The family hotels and apartments will be comfortable and clean with basic facilities, pool and a good restaurant. The hotels have beautiful views over the bay and are quiet and peaceful. Selected family accommodation will have a wider range of facilities including water sports equipment so be sure to check out any deals with Directline Holidays.